The Australian Grand Prix is a Formula One World Championship event that has been contested every year since 1985. The Grand Prix was hosted at Adelaide until 1996 when it moved to Albert Park. The Adelaide circuit was always the last round in the season, while Albert Park has always been the first round with the exception of 2006 and 2010. Melbourne got a new contract for the Grand Prix that would go into 2023.[1]

Title sponsors[edit | edit source]

Year(s) Title sponsor
1985 Mitsubishi
19861993
20022006
Foster's
1994 Sensational Adelaide
1995 EDS
1996 Transurban
19972001
20102012
Qantas
20132019 Rolex

Venues[edit | edit source]

The Adelaide GP circuit

Venue (in chronological order) Years
Adelaide 1985-1995
Albert Park 1996-present (contracted to 2023)

Totals[edit | edit source]

Venue Events Held
Albert Park 24
Adelaide 11

Winners[edit | edit source]

Year Driver Constructor Location Report
1985 Finland Keke Rosberg United Kingdom Williams-Honda Adelaide Report
1986 France Alain Prost United Kingdom McLaren-TAG Report
1987 Austria Gerhard Berger Italy Ferrari Report
1988 France Alain Prost United Kingdom McLaren-Honda Report
1989 Belgium Thierry Boutsen United Kingdom Williams-Renault Report
1990 Brazil Nelson Piquet United Kingdom Benetton-Ford Report
1991 Brazil Ayrton Senna United Kingdom McLaren-Honda Report
1992 Austria Gerhard Berger United Kingdom McLaren-Honda Report
1993 Brazil Ayrton Senna United Kingdom McLaren-Ford Report
1994 United Kingdom Nigel Mansell United Kingdom Williams-Renault Report
1995 United Kingdom Damon Hill United Kingdom Williams-Renault Report
1996 United Kingdom Damon Hill United Kingdom Williams-Renault Albert Park Report
1997 United Kingdom David Coulthard United Kingdom McLaren-Mercedes Report
1998 Finland Mika Häkkinen United Kingdom McLaren-Mercedes Report
1999 United Kingdom Eddie Irvine Italy Ferrari Report
2000 Germany Michael Schumacher Italy Ferrari Report
2001 Germany Michael Schumacher Italy Ferrari Report
2002 Germany Michael Schumacher Italy Ferrari Report
2003 United Kingdom David Coulthard United Kingdom McLaren-Mercedes Report
2004 Germany Michael Schumacher Italy Ferrari Report
2005 Italy Giancarlo Fisichella France Renault Report
2006 Spain Fernando Alonso France Renault Report
2007 Finland Kimi Räikkönen Italy Ferrari Report
2008 United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton United Kingdom McLaren-Mercedes Report
2009 United Kingdom Jenson Button United Kingdom Brawn-Mercedes Report
2010 United Kingdom Jenson Button United Kingdom McLaren-Mercedes Report
2011 Germany Sebastian Vettel Austria Red Bull-Renault Report
2012 United Kingdom Jenson Button United Kingdom McLaren-Mercedes Report
2013 Finland Kimi Räikkönen United Kingdom Lotus-Renault Report
2014 Germany Nico Rosberg Germany Mercedes Report
2015 United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton Germany Mercedes Report
2016 Germany Nico Rosberg Germany Mercedes Report
2017 Germany Sebastian Vettel Italy Ferrari Report
2018 Germany Sebastian Vettel Italy Ferrari Report
2019 Finland Valtteri Bottas Germany Mercedes Report
2020 race cancelled Report
2021 Report

Drivers[edit | edit source]

Wins Driver Years
4 Germany Michael Schumacher 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004
3 United Kingdom Jenson Button 2009, 2010, 2012
Germany Sebastian Vettel 2011, 2017, 2018
2 France Alain Prost 1986, 1988
Austria Gerhard Berger 1987, 1992
Brazil Ayrton Senna 1991, 1993
United Kingdom Damon Hill 1995, 1996
United Kingdom David Coulthard 1997, 2003
Finland Kimi Räikkönen 2007, 2013
United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton 2008, 2015
Germany Nico Rosberg 2014, 2016
1 Finland Keke Rosberg 1985
Belgium Thierry Boutsen 1989
Brazil Nelson Piquet 1990
United Kingdom Nigel Mansell 1994
Finland Mika Häkkinen 1998
United Kingdom Eddie Irvine 1999
Italy Giancarlo Fisichella 2005
Spain Fernando Alonso 2006
Finland Valtteri Bottas 2019

Constructors[edit | edit source]

Wins Constructor Years
11 United Kingdom McLaren 1986, 1988, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1997, 1998, 2003, 2008, 2010, 2012
9 Italy Ferrari 1987, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2007, 2017, 2018
5 United Kingdom Williams 1985, 1989, 1994, 1995, 1996
4 Germany Mercedes 2014, 2015, 2016, 2019
2 France Renault 2005, 2006
1 United Kingdom Benetton 1990
United Kingdom Brawn 2009
Austria Red Bull 2011
United Kingdom Lotus 2013

Notes[edit | edit source]

  1. "Melbourne to host the F1 Australian Grand Prix until at least 2023". Autosport.com (Haymarket Publications). 12 September 2015. http://www.autosport.com/news/report.php/id/120783. Retrieved 13 September 2015.
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